Clydeside river near the hotel
voco Grand Central Glasgow

Local Area Guide

Stay with us and discover everything that Glasgow has to offer. Whether you’re here for culture, to check out the museums and landmarks, or to hang out with friends and make the most of the city’s shopping and nightlife, it’s all on our doorstep.

Don't leave without...

Look up! Glasgow's architecture is incredible and we are lucky to have works by some of the most world-renowned designers including Charles Rennie Mackintosh, Alexander 'Greek' Thomson and of course, Robert Rowand Anderson who designed voco® Grand Central, Glasgow. The weather in Scotland can be unpredictable so remember to pack a brolly and if you are travelling in the summer, bring sun cream.

Places to explore

Gallery of Modern Art

111 Queen Street, Glasgow, Glasgow G1 3AH
0.5 MI/ 0.8 KM away

This huge neoclassical gallery has a reputation for offbeat exhibitions and is just five minutes from our hotel. Temporary shows feature anything from madcap sculpture to contemporary photography.

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Argyle Street, Glasgow, Glasgow G3 8AG
1.7 MI/ 2.74 KM away

Sir Roger, the elephant and works by Rembrandt and Dalí are star exhibits in a collection covering art, nature and science. Even better, they're housed in a landmark building celebrating the finest of Victorian design.

OVO Hydro

Exhibition Way, Stobcross Road, Glasgow, G3 8YW
1.3 MI/ 2.09 KM away

OVO Hydro is a state-of-the-art entertainment venue renowned for hosting world-class concerts and events, boasting a distinctive dome-shaped architecture.

Glasgow Science Centre

50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow, G51 1EA
1.5 MI/ 2.41 KM away

Prefect for the school holidays, Glasgow Science Centre offers an interactive and educational experience, featuring captivating exhibitions and hands-on activities exploring various scientific phenomena and advancements.

The Burrell Collection

Pollok Country Park, 2060 Pollokshaws Road, Glasgow, G43 1AT
3.5 MI/ 5.63 KM away

The Burrell Collection houses an extensive array of art and artifacts, spanning diverse cultures and historical periods, within a purpose-built museum nestled in scenic Pollok Country Park.

Riverside Museum

100 Pointhouse Road, Govan, Glasgow, G3 8RS
2.2 MI/ 3.54 KM away

Situated on the banks of the River Clyde, the Riverside Museum showcases Scotland's rich transportation heritage through a captivating display of vintage vehicles, interactive exhibits, and immersive experiences.

Clyde side

1.7 MI/ 2.74 KM away

Clyde side is the vibrant waterfront area along the River Clyde in Glasgow. It offers a blend of modern developments, historic landmarks, and recreational activities including the Clysdeside Distillery. Its a must see during your stay serving as a hub for leisure activities and cultural exploration.

Princes Square Shopping Centre

Princes Square, 48 Buchanan St, GLasgow, G1 3JN
0.3 MI/ 0.48 KM away

Princes Square is an upscale shopping centre in the heart of Glasgow's city center. It features a diverse selection of boutique stores, restaurants, and cafes set within a stunning architectural backdrop. Not to mention its right on our doorstep, just a six minute walk away.

Hampden Park Stadium

Hampden Park, Letherby Drive, Glasgow, G42 9BA
4.1 MI/ 6.6 KM away

Hampden Park Stadium is Scotland's national football stadium. It holds a legendary status in the realm of sports, serving as the venue for historic matches and major events.